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PBS
Mar 2, 2011 7:00pm PST
. the japanese government has to help 0 to fund the investment. japan's energy body. the brazilian mining firm has a huge share of the world niobium market. it is needed to make high grade steel plates for automobiles. ni ppo n steel has been getting its steel from the brazilian firm. a leading steel maker is planning to acquire 5% stake in the same mining firm. >>> the united states is hoping japan will join a transpacific free trade agreement. u.s. trade representative ron kirk spoke on wednesday at a trade symposium. >> japan's future will be as its past was and that is being a competitor in a robust, global environment but that meant japan was going to have to confront the challenge of opening its agricultural market. >> kirk praised japan's decision to join the tpp negotiations in an annual report issued this week. the office stated one of the goals for 2011 is substantial progress on the tpp. it is a u.s.-backed multilateral free trade agreement for the region. >>> negotiations are underway between the united states, australia and seven other countries. japan will decide whether to parti
CBS
Mar 3, 2011 5:00pm EST
kept a detailed journal of abuse of boys which occurred at a hotel in california, his home in japan, a hotel in nevada. many of the boys that were abused didn't know or remember what happened because he would get them drunk first then videotaped himself abusing them. >> he would ply them with liquor and get them drunk and they would pass out. >> reporter: after 30 years of sexually abusing boys around the globe what finally brought him down was facebook. a student at osborne high school stumbled upon sexually explicit remarks between her male friend and ricks. >> reporter: elaina stopped her son before he went to meet ricks who she realized was having an inappropriate relationship with one of her son's friends. >> ricks agreed to 300 months behind bars. it is binding and if the judge accepts it, it cannot be reduced. that's 25 years behind bar. >> it is hard to imagine. why didn't some of the kids step up. >> he got them drunk so they may not have known or remembered it. the first boy was a deaf child whose parents were divorcing and he had no place to live for a while. that was the
SFGTV2
Mar 3, 2011 6:00am PST
was a grass roots organization in japan town created by jeff mory. john was actually a participant in the program. he came up and i got his first summer job? gcyc. he has worked in early childhood development. substance abuse prevention. they have expanded the range to include college access. substance abuse. youth employment and youth leadership. just to give you a sense of how many people are served there are over 8 thousand children from all /*eugt ethnic backgrounds. they help over 3 thousand youth to be the first to go to college. they put over 2 thousand youth a year to work through employment programs. we have to increase that to 20 thousand. his program as in many ways, revolutionized the way youth are employed in san francisco. the organization is often called upon by leaders and city government to implement now programs. they are established by governor mayor gavin newsom. but beyond all that john has accomplished, we honor him for isunselfish giving. many who are mom and pop organizations. a lot of time we find that community based organizations don't collaborate or coo
ABC
Mar 2, 2011 11:35pm PST
ads that have run in america. 13. the number of the same ads that have run in japan. 2001 -- the movie that inspired the name ipod. >> and we call it the ipad. >> several million. the number of times people chuckled when the name ipad was announced last year. and 0. the number of times people laughed today. it is seared into the vocabulary. in just a few short months, friends and foes alike can't wait to see what this guy
NBC
Mar 3, 2011 4:00am PST
to unload its stake in yahoo! japan. the security and exchange commission wants to reign in wall street bonuses. if passed the agency's proposal would require wall street firms to submit detailed accounts of proposed bonuses which the s.e.c. could ban if they find and deem excessive. >>> and finally, sick of hearing about prince william and kate's royal wedding? well one woman hopes her souvenir sick bag will be a hit with anyone who needs to throne up if they hear any more about the big day. >>> a close call for a tennis star, an unusual college basketball suspension, and a shattering high school experience. plus, lately, the huskies of uconn seemed stuck in a bad place. your early morning sports headlines are straight ahead. >>> the winter chill continues from the great lakes to the northeast and more rain showers on the west coast. your forecast is coming up. you're watching "early today." >>> good morning. if you're just waking up, this is "early today." in sports, the antics of young men in college are often dismissed with the phrase boys will be boys. well that is apparently not t
WETA
Mar 3, 2011 6:00pm EST
.s.a., japan, taiwan, korea, china, new zealand -- they typically work in their own national units. where possible we have tried but teams and in areas where they can focus on places we know some of their countrymen are liable to be located. they work on a shift roster. they do 30 minutes on, 30 minutes all. they rotate. they're the most amazing, dedicated people. they have reduced risk to a minimum. risk that would be beyond anything we would normally accept in our lives. and they have focused on one thing -- with great optimism and a degree of hope he reads from the beginning -- and they still have that now. they still think light of the book may be somewhere." and that is the way they work. >> the latest headlines for you this hour. the libyan air force claims they are launching a new attack and in eastern libya. gaddafi is being investigated for possible crimes against humanity. president obama is sending aircraft to aid refugees fleeing libya peary had hundreds more -- fleeing libya. hundreds more have fled suit and an italian island. 600 have arrived. yet from our europe corresponde
CBS
Mar 3, 2011 4:30am EST
. both asian markets saw gains today. japan's nikkei index climbed 1% while hong kong's hang seng also edged higher, and the price of oil fell just a bit with a barrel of crude now at $101 a barrel. today, wall street gets the very latest on retail sales, and a look at the weekly jobless claim numbers. on wednesday, stocks finished higher. the dow edged up almost 9 points. while the nasdaq gained 10. >>> ahead of tomorrow's jobs report from the government, there is some good news on the labor front. payroll processor adp reports that private companies added 217,000 jobs last month. more than the 180,000 analysts were expecting. that raises hope that tomorrow's report could show a decline in the unemployment rate, currently standing at 9%. >>> some wall street executives may have to wait for that big bonus check. the sec has voted to back a proposed rule that would make executives at top firms wait at least three years to be paid at least half their annual bonus. the rule is meant to reduce excessive risk taking. >>> ford has announced a new recall. more than 30,000 vehicles are affecte
ABC
Mar 2, 2011 11:35pm EST
ads that have run in japan. 2001 -- the movie that inspired the name ipod. >> and we call it the ipad. >> several million. the number of times people chuckled when the name ipad was announced last year.
ABC
Mar 3, 2011 12:00pm EST
? >> in 1912, japan gave our country 3000 cherry blossoms. we have closer to 4000 today but 100 of those original trees are still around the capital. every time people see them, their beauty is astonishing. >> i have lived here for 30 years and every year it did -- it is an exciting thing. >> from potomac park to the washington monument, cherry blossoms. >> is beautiful and lovely to see everyone outside and enjoying nature. >> the national cherry blossom festival announced to the peak bloom date for the trees. >> we are forecasting for the peak bloom, march 29 - april 3. >> new arrivals to this year's festival include musical acts like chuck brown and a cherry blossom of the contest. also the japanese street fair will charge admission for the first time, $5. >> in order to keep the quality going and present this type of entertainment that people expect, it helps to get a few dollars to help with those programs that millions of visitors attend the festival each year which translates into billions of dollars in revenue for the city. those here describe it as a rite of passage to this seas
NBC
Mar 3, 2011 4:30am EST
period. this year marks the 99th anniversary of japan giving the u.s. the cherry blossom trees as a gift. >>> almost the end of the regulation time now. nfl owners and players will try for one more time today to avoid a work stoppage. both sides will sit down for a tenth consecutive day. the collect it cba expires tonight. if an agreement is not reached soon, the nfl may have to begin caps link regular season game for the first i'm in more than two decades. >> to the fans, we'll get through this and our commitment is to get an agreement, a fair agreement that's good for both sides as soon as possible without any disruption to the season and we'll fully focused on that goal. >> the owners and players are still at odds on several issues including a rookie wage scale and whether to expand the regular season from 16 games to 18 games. >>> ohio is a step closer to stripping nearly 350,000 public workers of union rights. the bill is similar to the wisconsin bill that has sparked national debate. firefighter its, teachers and other state employees voiced their opposition in clup bus. the bill w
PBS
Mar 3, 2011 5:30pm EST
a number of nations including the u.k. and the u.s.a., japan, taiwan, korea, china, australia, and from across new zealand, they work in their national units and we have tried to put teams in areas where they can focus on places where we know some of the countrymen are liable to be located. the work on -- the work on a roster and they do 30 minutes on and off. the most amazing dedicated people. they reduce risk to a minimum that that would be risk that would be beyond anything we would normally except out -- in our lives and focused on one thing with great optimism and professionalism and a degree of hope. from the beginning and they still have that now. they still think like i still think maybe somewhere. that is the way they work. on thes update you latest headlines. more attacks by libyan air force planes on areas of the east of the country controlled by anti- gaddafi forces. president obama out authorize military aircraft to move refugees. the international criminal court in the hague has announced an investigation into crumbs against humanity by colonel gaddafi and his associates.
CBS
Mar 3, 2011 12:00pm EST
japan in 1912 are still standing. >> basically what this means is you're going to open a festival with cherries and they're probably going to bloom in the middle of the festival and if the winds and the rain hang on, you might have until the end. keep in mind that 2008, they lasted 17 days. last year, they only lasted 10. >> the cherry blossom festival runs from march 26th until april 10th. and for the first time ever, there will be a $5 fee for the japanese street fair. but most of the events are free. >>> coming up next, howard and his forecast. >> j. c., some kind of cold out here. still in the 30s, the sun, well, it's deceptively cool because of that. one good thing this has blocked down some of the allergens. grasses and weeds and mold is low. a warming trend and some rain on the way as well when we return. >>> money, money, money, money, we're trying to give money away from state and city treasuries, $2 billion to be specific. money that is yours but may not know about it. it comes from forgotten bank accounts, stock funds, a whole host of places. so here is a list of people
CBS
Mar 3, 2011 6:00pm EST
performers and exhibits from japan here. >> most of the other festival events are still free. but you told us at 5 p.m. this could be breaking cherry blossom news. the peaks could peak before the peaks. >> average peak is the 4th of april so they are a little bit early. i think it might slide up a little bit earlier than that. >> you do? >> i do. only thing to worry about with cherry blossoms is cold air. wind is our enemy as we get into it. let's talk about temps. we lost 23 degrees today compared to yesterday's high of 64. and we are in the 30s. i mean, if you're going outside i'm telling you what, it is cold. 37 downtown. 39 in bethesda. upper 30s out toward reston and fairfax. 36 already in gaithersburg. and 34 already in laytonsville. even off to the east we find mid-30s in beltsville and low 30s in laurel and columbia. so bundle up. satellite picture, radar combined. some high clouds coming in tonight. main event is still a couple days away. we do see a couple of showers out in parts of the midwest. could see a stray shower tomorrow. little better chance of a stray shower on saturday. b
NBC
Mar 3, 2011 5:00pm EST
in virginia, maryland and even japan. to his students, kevin ricks was a popular teacher who went out of his way to befriend them. to prosecutors and the officers who investigated him, ricks is a serial predator. >> this case is a chilling reminder to parents and kids that sometimes the face of evil is the familiar and the everyday, and sometimes even seemingly respected role models. >> reporter: the guilty plea to seven counts of possession and production of child pornography. ricks was a teenager himself, a 19-year-old virginia counselor a virginia summer camp when he set his sights on his first victim, a deaf boy. >> his first victim was an 11-year-old deaf boy at a camp for disabled kids. whose parents were going through a divorce, who didn't have a place to live. and mr. ricks invited him to his home, ostensibly to host him. and then abused him. >> reporter: the pattern was repeated over and over. when ricks was in college, when he moved to japan to teach. in federalsburg, maryland, where he abused the foreign exchange students he hosted and finally as a teacher in manassas when a paren
FOX
Mar 3, 2011 5:00pm EST
partner organizations, put on by the japan-america society. they did surveys for the last two years and found that people would be willing to pay a small fee and so they determined the $5 fee with 12 and under being able to get in free, simply because costs are going up so much to bring in the incredible talent they bring in every year for the street fair. so, for that element, that will be -- there will be a charge. as i said that is the japan america society that runs that festival but of coshes, tied closely with the cherry blossom offensive festival and parade that day. >> still 12 and under free. what else can we expect and how long does the festival run? >> from march 26th to april 10th. three weekends, 16 days. action-packed with great activities. for the first time we have a number of great activities, in addition to the things we do every year like performances. of course looking at the beautiful blossoms. this year we have the blossom kite festival, formerly the smithsonian kite festival. this year the cherry blossom festival has taken it over. that is march 27th. we have
NBC
Mar 3, 2011 7:00am EST
of two got a six-month fellowship in japan, an opportunity of a lifetime to do research for a book. although her kids visited her in japan, their time apart made her realize she didn't want to be a full-time mom anymore. >> i realized that i had lost myself a little bit and i wanted to -- to give myself more priority. >> reporter: when she returned home, she ended her 20-year marriage, leaving behind her two young sons, just 5 and 3. and admitting she never even wanted children. >> i didn't want to be a mother. and that was because i had this idea that motherhood was this really all-encompassing thing. i was afraid of being swallowed up by that. >> reporter: she penned the memoir "hiroshima in the morning" detailing the criticism she faced for leaving. >> there were friend that i had that wouldn't talk to me anymore. i left my children. unacceptable. absolutely -- it didn't matter what the reality was. and it was a really -- it was a really sad time. >> reporter: her situation is rare. less than 4% of children live with her father only. still, experts say many mothers do feel overw
CSPAN
Mar 3, 2011 6:00am EST
is the highest with about 38%. i think only japan is higher. it is all put this on an impact. will you comment on that? >> you are correct. our tax rate look soon to be the highest. ia good tax code would have a broad base. this speciallot deductions and extensions. by getting a broad base coming you can lower the rate. that provides greater incentives for firms to locate. do you tax based only on profits earned in the united states are blow for profit? but at what rate to you think we should aim for that would put this in the best position in terms of competition on the global stage? >> i did not have a single number in mind. there are is the number of deductions. we will certainly get it down if we can. >> part of the charges to keep prices stable. on the one hand, we have to pay down the debt. to what is this a faulted the economy? it is still volatile or week. athere is a $1 billion cut we passed around. why is the discrepancy in the figure of around 6005000 to 700? that is a huge difference. who do you believe here? we have a number of questions. we are trying to understand the reasons. >
CBS
Mar 3, 2011 4:30am PST
made it in japan. >> reporter: it's not a meal would you want to make a habit of eating. >> what's the calorie in that? >> if you come for fried dessert you don't think about the calories that go into it. >> reporter: good point. so don't ask for a diet soda to wash it down. it's not served here. if they did they would fry it. with artery clogging in berkeley, mike sugerman, cbs 5. >> now makes me want to try it at least once. >> that gal was right. if you are going deep, go deep. don't think about it. enjoy. >> exactly. >>> 4:57. he spread hate in the bay area. now the leader of a skinhead group has been murdered. the tv episode that put that group in the national spotlight. >>> and protestors upset about the cost of a college education are in jail this morning expected to be in court later on today. we'll tell you what happened coming up next. >>> and day 3 of the investigation into the san bruno pipeline explosion. the shocking information firefighters did not know until the explosion happened. ,,
MSNBC
Mar 3, 2011 5:00am EST
gained 3% on talks that the search snj about to unload its stake in yahoo japan. >>> the securities and exchange commission wants to rein in wall street bonuses. if passed, the proposal would require wall street firms to submit detailed accounts of proposed bonuses which the sec could then ban if they are deemed excessive. >>> and finally, are you sick of hearing about prince william and kate's royal wedding? one woman hopes her souvenir sick bag will be a hit with anyone who needs to throne up if they hear any more about the big day. sounds like a bill joke. >>> as lawmakers weigh the pros and cons of spending cuts as means of balancing the budget, last night on the "rachel maddow show," she asked tax expert david k. johnson if there's evidence to support claims that the bush-era tax cuts have helped the economy. >> you know, it's been ten years since we started with the bush cuts, 30 years since reagan. but ten years. what's happened? the median and average wage in this country in 2010 was smaller than it was in 2000. corporate tax revenues are down more than 1/3 even though profi
PBS
Mar 2, 2011 7:00pm PST
to sell its 30% take in yahoo japan. discount retailer costco didn't exactly wow investors with its quarterly results today, coming in as expected. international and gasoline sales helped. cowen and company analyst laura champine thinks higher pump prices could continue to help. >> prices around $4 hurts costco's margins a little bit, but it also drives traffic to costco. they're happier to take a skinnier margin on gasoline just to drive that traffic. and they don't sell gasoline to non-members, so it helps move their membership numbers higher, too. and that membership fee income stream is really where they make most of their money. >> tom: champine says costco will not raise membership fees this year, as expected, something she calls disappointing. that may explain the stock reaction, down 3% to its lowest price in a month. finally, remember this name: alcatel-lucent. shares jumped 11% to their highest price in 2.5 years. volume jumped five-fold. and that's tonight's "market focus." >> tom: the last time oil prices were over $100 a barrel, alternative energy saw lots of interest.
NBC
Mar 3, 2011 5:00pm EST
. the average bluhm date is april 4. they were a gift from japan 99 years ago. they draw about 1 million visitors each spring. >> and now, your 11 insta- weather plus forecast with chief meteorologist tom tasselmyer. >> counting on those balloons to be in peak. the cherry blossom run is on april 3. iran the region is dry weather. nothing showing up on hd doppler at this hour. western maryland already overcast. futurecast shows a mostly cloudy sky developing tomorrow morning. that might help to put a cap on the temperature dropped tonight. it is already cold out there. it will not take much for these numbers to get down into the 20's. although i do see a warming trend coming our way. you might see it on the far western edge of a wide-screen television. 51 degrees at elkins. central and eastern maryland in the 30's still. it will drop overnight. high-pressure passing through northern new england. a complex area of low pressure systems out in the west with lots of cloudiness and precipitation. this will eventually slide into the mid-atlantic region accompanied by warmer temperatures, but wi
CBS
Mar 3, 2011 4:30am EST
peak with blooming. >> and 1912, you may recall, japan gave 3,000 cherry trees to the united states and it's a gift of friendship. this runs from saturday, march 26th. to sunday april 10th. i can't wait the see that. >>> coming up next when the news continues at 4:42, we'll show you the newest gizmo by apple. the ipad 2. >>> then the names of 10 local people who have some unclaimed cash and don't even know it. >>> but up next, a quick check on the forecast to get you out the door. we're back with your weather first in two minutes. my diet? well ye y i had an apple turnover. i know it's sort of my weakness. i always keep it in the house. well, that and boston crème pie, white chocolate strawberries, and mmm key lime pie. yeah, i've already lost some weight. [ female announcer ] yoplait light -- over 30 delicious flavors at about 100 calories. babe, what are you doing?! ♪ [ female announcer ] the yoplait you love, now in a 4-pack. try it today. >>> we're coming up on 4:41 on this thursday morning. it is clear and cold out there and look at the temperatures today, winter is back at
CBS
Mar 3, 2011 4:00pm EST
there. the trees were a gift from japan, about 99 years ago. about 100 of the original are still growing. sometimes it's freezing cold. >> yes. >> and there are people there in their t-shirts. >>> still ahead on eyewitness news at 4:00. a dog helping victims of child abuse. how this golden retriever is putting criminals behind bars. >>> babies on ice. doctors are freezing newborns to save their lives. we'll explain the ground- breaking treatment. >>> a pregnant student. >>> and will it warm up again? we'll tell you more about the big changes in the forecast coming up. ,, [ male announcer ] what if you could combine america's most advanced fiber optic network with america's most loved mobile device? wouldn't that be something? control your tv, manage your dvr remotely and with a flick of a finger, send pictures straight to your flatscreen with the fios app for iphone. to get more from your iphone, wherever you are, you need verizon fios. a network ahead. call the verizon center for customers with disabilities at 800-974-6006 tty/v. >>> dramatic and frightening video from a school bus. wat
NBC
Mar 3, 2011 5:00am EST
from march 26th through april 10th. this is the 99th anniversary of japan giving u.s. the trees as a gift. xwloo theest postal service is dealing with financial troubles of its own this morning. the postmaster general said that unless things change, the post office will run out of money by october. the postal service, which is not taxpayer funded, cannot survive as a self financed entity. the agency cut $3 billion in costs last year and is expected to save $2 billion this year, but it still won't be enough to meet its obligations. >>> 5:46 is the time. newt beginnigin gripping will bg money to test whether a bid for the gop nomination is feasible. gingrich stopped short of setting up an official exploratory committee. >>> miss are warning parents about a thief breaking into cars outside of daycare centers. a man stole items from unlocked cars as parents ran inside the centers in german up to to pick up their children. lrp lee incidents reported in december, one in february and two different daycare centers. police say the suspect was also captured on a store surveillance camera
NBC
Mar 3, 2011 4:00pm EST
fellowship in japan, an opportunity of a lifetime to do research for a book. although her kids visited her, their time apart made her realize she didn't want to be a full-time mom anymore. >> i realized that i had lost myself a little bit, and i wanted to give myself more priority. >> reporter: when she returned home, she ended her 20-year marriage, leaving behind her two young sons, just 5 and 3, and admitting she never even wanted children. >> i didn't want to be a mother. and that was because i had this idea that motherhood was this really all-encompassing thing and i was afraid of being swallowed up by that. >> reporter: she poured her story on paper, detailing the collapse of her family, and the criticism she faced for leaving. >> there were friends that i had who wouldn't talk to me anymore. i left my children. it was unacceptable. absolutely -- you know, it didn't matter what the reality was. and it was a really -- it was a really sad time. >> reporter: her situation is rare. less than 4% of children live with their father only. still, experts say many mothers do feel overwhelmed, a
CSPAN
Mar 2, 2011 11:00pm EST
additional sanctions, the european union has additional sanctions, other countries like japan, korea, etc., have added on sanctions, to get some of our partners to follow sanctions that are not u.n. sanctions has been challenging. but we are at it every single day and we will keep it up. there will be more to report to you in the near future. >> thank you for that. i just hope that you can submit for the record how many are under review and what is the 180-day tolling period look like. >> thank you. >> good morning, madame. >> good morning. >> i want to talk with you about the national debt. in is a national issue an regards to national security. how does it affect our ability to affect events around the world? >> i think it is an incredibly important issue. i clearly agree that the united states must be strong at home in order to maintain our strength abroad. at the core of our strength is our economic strength. i am well aware, having sat for you and know sitting for eight years, the necessity to take action to begin to rein in our debt and, particularly, our indebtedness to foreign cou
MSNBC
Mar 3, 2011 6:00am EST
that adds to the bad environment. and they love it in japan. it sells, sells, sells. think about it. we have a cat. i'm going to spray chemicals all over the couch now. oh, it smells so good. >> okay. just stop it. >> it's messed up. >> as far as we're all concerned, the number one company to work for, comcast. >> philadelphia's own. >> we have a new adjective. >> i'm been comcasted. >> absolutely. >> if you look at those companies and look at the lead her made them, risk takers. i think what we need more of in this country is risk takers. >> yes. >> we have to break out of the doldrums we're in and we need risk takers. donald trump for president. >> oh, lord. >> no doubt about it. >> you have a nice thing and went somewhere else with it. >>> we'll be right back, "morning joe." my mother froze everything. i was 18 years old before i had my first fresh bun. the invention that i came up with is the hot dog ez bun steamer. steam is the key to a great hot dog. i knew it was going to be a success. the invention was so simple that i knew i needed to protect it. my name is chris schutte and i got m
NBC
Mar 3, 2011 6:00pm EST
japan. it finally ended last year, when ricks was teaching at osbourne high in manassas. a parent saw his inappropriate facebook postings and contacted authorities. in a "washington post" interview, this mother said she was alarmed by e-mails ricks sent to her son's friend. but her warning to manassas school officials in 2008 weren't unheeded. >> after i read the messages, i realized, you know, it just wasn't -- there was -- there was something very, very wrong going on. >> reporter: after ricks gained his victims' trust, the crime was always the same. >> he would ply with liquor, tequila, beer, get them drunk, they would pass out. he would strip them, photograph them, fondle them, and commit other sex acts on them. >> reporter: the evidence collected, more than 600 photos on his computer, dozens of videotapes, and 28 journals ricks filled with graphic details of the assaults. as part of the plea deal, prosecutors also set a binding sentence of 300 months. that means the 50-year-old ricks will spend the next 25 years behind bars. in alexandria, julie carey, news4. >>> ricks is going t
CNN
Mar 3, 2011 6:00am EST
to bring back to put on display throughout japan. my job was to go out there and open up this bottle and capture some space, actually just the vacuum of space and seal it back up to bring it back to the folks of japan. >> folks, what an honor to speak to you and i hope you're looking great up there. continued safe mission to you all. we will all be watching closely, the nation and the world when you all bring it in. we will be having a big round of applause for all of you up there. >> good luck to all of you and thanks to taking some time to talk with us this morning. we had to wrap it up. they have small windows. >> they are saying good-bye to us now but there is a bit of a delay. >> it's space. 220 miles. >> would you ever want to do that? >> i would absolutely love to in a perfect world but i don't know if i'm cut out for it. those confined spaces. >> they are something, yeah. >>> hillary clinton is fed up. her tough talk on dealing with pirates. tell you about that next. >>> also the apple launches the ipad2 the next generation of the magical web browsing service. it is faster an
CNN
Mar 3, 2011 3:00pm EST
was on top. europe had fallen behind and japan was trying to catch up here and interestingly, a small country on the equay tore, singapore was just behind. latin america was in between and china and india were still down here with low life expectancy and with low incomes, but they had gained their independence. and look what happened. after 1954. here, u.s. continued in the lead but europe is closing in, europe is closing in. and japan there, they make these amazing catchup together with singapo singapore. and here, china and india got education small families and health before they start this amazing economic growth where they catch in together with more and more emerging it economies and they keep up the speed through the last economic crisis and here we are today. 2010. and what is most interesting here is if you look at the replay, you see this very clear how the west took off first and then how the rest is following and catching up. and how will this continue? well, let's make a projection into the future by going backwards first. this is where china was 1980. they had very low income ov
CSPAN
Mar 3, 2011 5:00pm EST
of days after his speech, japan actually lowered that tax rate and leaving us at the top level. and so the president recognizes that we make ourselves uncompetitive with our tax rate and we should do something about it. he's exactly right. we should cut taxes. and yet when you bring that up on the floor of the house, you have one half of the body that grabs their chest and falls backward, pulling the flag across their face and saying, we can't do that because old glory might just wither away and the other side says, it's the only way to economic growth. if we're going to fix this imbalance of spending and revenue, we absolutely have to have growth and job creation should be the primary focus of this congress. but unless we focus on the taxes and on the regulation we cannot cure the job problem in the country. a few years ago ireland was looking at itself and saying, we're a smart country, we're a hardworking people, we're struggling under a bad economy quhafment can we do to make it better? so they thought a lot about it, they had studies and they decided that they should lower their c
KRON
Mar 3, 2011 7:00am PST
4 news. the nsa, japan and china traffic is still sluggish. may now 53 degrees in san jose. several of bay area companies have made dullest of the 50 most admired businesses apple's top the list for the fourth straight year followed by google rounding out is southwest, proctor and gamble. other companies making the top 50 cisco, intel net slicks and oracle. (music) >> darya: today is the 80th anniversary of this curse bank banner being signed at the inauguration in january by nine. end new $15 million venture mayor education center opens today to honor francis scott king includes a film toll from keels projects. it offers details about his life, each year 650,000 visitors tour the site of the bottle of baltimore. that inspired this great song. he will host the golden globe awards if charlie sheen is by his side. you know they're not gonna have charlie sheen to it. the office trader put this on some blocks and talked about interviews charlie sheen had done. he's a comedian i'm sure he's in during the as he said he would not on the house the clubs but he of the emmys and the oscars if
CSPAN
Mar 3, 2011 1:00pm EST
japan and from china and from the u.k. and from the cayman islands to manage our economy, well, if we can borrow money to keep wars going, hello, why can't we spend the money into circulation, take back the power which inherently is in the constitution and invest in the creation of jobs again. and put those 15 million americans back to work. create a revenue sharing program for the states so states aren't faltering anymore. have a national health care system so you don't have to worry about health care being on the bargaining table. absolutely make social security solid so there's never a question about a partial privatization which is another agenda some people would like to run here. it's not like we don't have within our grasp an ability to change the conditions in which we're operating. but instead, we have this poverty mentality which rivets us to control by corporate interests who are making money hand over fist, who we're being told all of america's poor except wall street. how did that happen? with our money, nonetheless? how did that happen? why isn't unemployment a problem o
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